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ENGL 7712 Modern, In Theory (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

This course addresses modernism's attempts to theorize itself and its position in a wider modernity, as well as more recent attempts to characterize modernism and its afterlives. Texts will include works of literature, film, painting, and philosophy. Authors will most likely include Marx, Baudelaire, Nietzsche, Weber, Woolf, Hulme, Pound, Eliot, Greenberg, Jameson, Badiou, T. McCarthy, Malick, and Von Trier.

Instructor(s): Robert Lehman

Prerequisites: None

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Comments: Fulfills the Theory requirement

Last Updated: 24-Jun-17